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Cannes Film Review: ‘A Man of Integrity’

20 May 2017 3:29 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

In his sixth feature, clandestinely shot in the north of the country, Iranian helmer-writer Mohammad Rasoulof (“The Twilight,” “Iron Island,” “Manuscripts Don’t Burn”) returns to the theme that underlies all of his work: the means by which an authoritarian regime succeeds in silencing independent voices. “A Man of Integrity” is a tense, enraging drama about corruption and injustice, set in a small village. The essence of the plot — “in this country you’re either the oppressed or the oppressor” — provides a scathing critique of contemporary Iranian society. Although the film will be banned in its home nation, fests and niche arthouse distributors in most territories will welcome this brave, underground production for the way it manages to resonate on both specific and universal levels.

Why brave? For one thing, Rasoulof continues to work with a not-yet-executed prison sentence hanging over his head. And while underground productions take place in Iran, »

- Alissa Simon

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